The proposed rule requires treatment that reduces PFAS concentrations “to the maximum degree achievable.”
A draft environmental review released last month has drawn criticism from individuals, tribal governments and environmental advocates who have delivered more than 1,300 signatures opposing the pipeline.
The DNR has proposed new permit conditions that would allow Kinnard Farms to nearly double its 8,000-cow herd, though the agency says it has no indication that the Kewaunee County farm has any plans to do so.
In July the Supreme Court affirmed the DNR’s authority to cap the number of animals on a farm. Now the agency plans to allow one of the state's largest dairies to nearly double in size.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Biologists discovered a cluster of rare mussels that could be more than 100 years old in the upper St. Croix River this p…
The $450 million project would affect approximately 135 acres of wetlands, removing trees from about 34 acres, and cross some 185 waterways, including the Bad River.
The utility trade group argues that the DNR’s proposed standards, based on recommendations from the Department of Health Services, do not account for the costs and benefits in the way the EPA’s would.
Animal Wellness Action says it is “alarmed” by online chatter from people saying they plan to “take matters into their own hands” after a judge suspended the statutory hunting season for gray wolves.
A Burlington city official cautions that a "tsunami" flood could occur if the Echo Lake dam fails as the city holds a community meeting to gauge sentiment from a divided public on spending $5 million to modernize the dam and lake.
That’s a decline of about 8% from 2020 and about 9% less than the five-year average, according to numbers released Tuesday by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.
Under the direction of Gov. Tony Evers, the DNR is working to add some fluorinated compounds, collectively known as PFAS, to a list of regulated contaminants in drinking water, groundwater and surface water.
In a rare sighting, the first barn owl nest was documented in the state of Wisconsin in more than two decades after a La Crosse resident spotted an owlet in their backyard, according to the Department of Natural Resources.
In a growing debate surrounding the future of Echo Lake in Burlington, Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, a local Republican, said he may lobby regulators at the state Department of Natural Resources to save the troubled lake.
Hunters are encouraged to get their deer tested for chronic wasting disease before consuming venison.
Altogether, hunters shot 85,859 deer, almost 14,000 fewer than on opening weekend last year, a decrease of about 14%, according to numbers released Tuesday by the Department of Natural Resources.
In a rare sighting, the first barn owl nest was documented in the state of Wisconsin in more than two decades after a La Crosse resident spott…
In a rare sighting, the first barn owl nest was documented in the state of Wisconsin for the first time in more than two decades after a La Cr…
After two years of work, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has abandoned efforts to protect drinking water from nitrate, the state’s most prevalent contaminant.
Circuit Court Judge Bennett J. Brantmeier also said the agency must hold a hunt immediately any time federal protections are lifted during the statutory hunting season, which runs from November through February.
MADISON – Anticipation is building across Wisconsin as hunters of all experience levels are preparing to head out afield to take part in the s…
The male elk's tracking collar has stopped working though it has been seen in neighboring counties.
MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is offering free tree seedlings to every fourth-grade student in Wisconsin as pa…
Tribes are understandably upset their share of the animals were bagged instead of protected